Enhancing the access and use of forest resources data in Minnesota.
The Interagency Information Cooperative was created from the Sustainable Forest Resources Act of 1995 (M.S. Chapter 89A.09). The overall mission of the IIC is to enhance the access and use of forest resources data in Minnesota. The IIC is a partnership between the Minnesota Forest Resources Council, MN Association of County Land Commissioners, MN Department of Natural Resources, MN Land Management In formation Center, University of MN, and US Forest Service.
NCASI Technical Bulletin No. 0955 (PDF, 1.94MB) This publication summarizes the status and trends of aspen in the Lake States, including its economic and environmental contributions, and characterizes current research on management, productivity, and environmental considerations. It also suggests strategies to help meet government and industry needs for information and technology transfer and identifies major research gaps.